The Witching Hour #11 – The Sun Vanished

Usually we look at video games, movies or television shows here on The Witching Hour because those forms of media are the main focus of our parent site, The Inner Circle. Horror can take shape in many forms, however. Paintings and illustrations, sculptures, the written word or the spoken voice – those frightful things that …

The Witching Hour- Chilling Adventures of Sabrina the Teenage Witch: Part 1

Many people have issues with their favorite shows being remade into something entirely different. My contribution to the Witching Hour will focus on the new version of Sabrina the Teenage Witch. I was excited to hear that a new version of everyone’s favorite show was given a new darker twist. This version actually is more …

The Witching Hour #2 – Friday the 13th Part 3

It is kind of mind-boggling that we are now in the fourth season of The Witching Hour and are only now visiting the Friday the 13th movie franchise. There was never any doubt in my mind that we would get here at some point but I never intended for it to take several years. In …

The Witching Hour Night 29: Dead Space 3

Over this season of The Witching Hour, we’ve gone over Dead Space and Dead Space 2, examined The Evil Within and The Evil Within 2 and even visited Until Dawn. In my final piece for the 2018 season of The Witching Hour, we’re going to conclude the trilogy and take a look at Dead Space …

The Witching Hour Night 27: The Wailing

Earlier this week we looked at an amazing horror film produced in South Korea – Train to Busan. Tonight brings us another Korean flick that came out the same year, The Wailing. At first glance this movie does not seem to be as flashy as Train to Busan but looks can be deceiving and this …

The Witching Hour Night 26: Hellboy

Movies based on comic book superheroes have become big business for Hollywood over the last ten years but there were quite a few interesting experiments during the aughts with characters making the leap from the inked page to the big screen. Tonight I thought we would take a look at a film that was well …

The Witching Hour Night 25 – Resident Evil 7: Biohazard

Previously, I talked about Alien: Isolation for The Witching Hour. Tonight, we’re going to talk about another incredible horror game: Capcom’s Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. Released on January 24th, 2017, almost five years after the action-heavy Resident Evil 6, this game is a return to horror and a return to form for the series. With …

The Witching Hour Night 22: Until Dawn

After going over the first two Dead Space games, we talked about The Evil Within and its sequel. We’re going to shift again and talk about a game that is very different in style from the other horror games covered so far. It’s none other than Until Dawn, a game that released in 2015 and …

The Witching Hour Night 20: Outlast

In the history of video games, there have been many different takes on the horror genre. Whether we look back to cult classics like Clock Tower (1995), terrible FMV horror games like Night Trap (1992) or fan favorites like Resident Evil and Silent Hill. There is no doubt throughout the years there have been tons of …

The Witching Hour Night 19: The Evil Within 2

After covering The Evil Within, we’re going to dive into the eye of insanity and take a look at The Evil Within 2, Tango Gamework’s most recent title. While Shinji Mikami did not direct this sequel, he was involved as the game’s Producer while John Johanes stepped up as Director. The Evil Within 2 opens …